Welcome to the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' Association:
the official website for members, media and everyone interested in breeding, buying, racing and learning about the New Zealand thoroughbred horse.

Our exciting new NZTBA website is due to be launched in April 2016.

Grateful thanks to equine photographer Trish Dunell for the beautiful photos in our banner set.


Latest News:

Madam Victoria continues her winning streak for Bevan and Robyn Wilson ››
03 Feb 2016 | By Michelle Saba The impressive win by Madam Victoria (High Chaparral[IRE]-Royal Madam) in the recent 1400 metre listed Timaru Stakes was a relief for her connections NZTBA Canterbury/Marlborough/Westland branch members Bevan and Robyn Wilson.
Auction adds to Hall of Fame evening ››
02 Feb 2016 | By Racing Copy  A service to Haunui Farm’s successful young stallion Showcasing will go under the hammer in Hamilton next week.
Skyweka providing smiles aplenty after winning her second NZB Insurance Pearl Bonus  ››
20 Jan 2016 | By NZ Racing Desk  Wairarapa couple Les and Janine Wallace are loving every minute racing their talented mare Skyweka.
Dulcie’s influence continues on ››
19 Jan 2016 | By Lloyd Jackson The nice run of recent form by Consensus (Postponed[USA]), highlighted by her win at Ellerslie on Melbourne Cup day in the Sofitel Stakes is perhaps, a reminder to never dismiss the bloodlines or descendants of the Stud Book's "Blue Hen" mares.
Barbara Perry passes away peacefully aged 82 ››
23 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Saba A stalwart of the thoroughbred industry Barbara Perry passed away peacefully in the Waikato Hospital this week after a short illness, she was 82.

Contact us:

PO Box 1058, Cambridge 3450, NZ

47 Alpha Street, Cambridge, 3450, NZ

Ph: (64 7) 827 7727 | Tollfree: 0508 222 202

Online Editor, Nicola Griffiths: nicola@nzthoroughbred.co.nz


 Dates to remember:

Matamata Breeders' Stakes Day
27th February 2016

Central Districts AGM
25th February 2016



The 2015 Stallion Register is now available & has been mailed to every current NZTBA member as part of their subscription. 
  To receive your copy click here
to become a member. 




The 2015 Sunline Trust International Management Scholarship winner,
Benji King.

Read his blog HERE>>


The Irish National Stud Scholarship winner Dylan Treweek has completed his studies at the Irish National Stud.

Read his final blog HERE>>


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